5 Guest Stars Who Played Survivors & Victims on Law & Order: SVU
Many of the biggest names in show business have appeared on Law & Order: SVU during the show’s 25 years on air in many different roles, including some that elicit some serious emotion while making an impact. These 5 famous guest stars portrayed survivors and victims on the show, helping the show to address critical issues around sexual violence — see their performances by streaming all seasons of Law & Order: SVU on Peacock.
The Twin Peaks star has appeared on SVU twice: once as Dr. Brett Morton, a psychiatrist whose son was kidnapped and murdered by his thirteen-year-old neighbor, and later as Andrew Raines, a U.S. ambassador who has a child out of wedlock.
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The drummer and joint frontman of The Roots made an uncredited cameo as a corpse in Season 15 — a role that he had previously told US Magazine was a lifelong fantasy for him.
After she rose to fame on The O.C., Mischa appeared on SVU as Gladys Dalton, a pregnant former prostitute who leaves her baby’s future in Detective Benson’s hands.
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Before her time on Orange Is The New Black, Natasha appeared as Gia Eskas, a woman who shockingly denies being assaulted despite a witness reporting her rape.
During his star-making run on Gilmore Girls, Milo guest starred on SVU as Lee Healy, a sexual assault victim who obscures the truth about the identity of his perpetrator.